FBI Season 5: When will the season return with new episodes after hiatus?

FBI Season 5: When will the season return with new episodes after hiatus?
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When will the new episode, which will be a part of the three-way crossover event, make its debut on CBS? Continue reading to find out.

The FBI has already secured its bags and plans to include a further 2023 television schedule, which has excited the fans of this beloved drama series even more than ever! There is no doubt that this crossover is for a lifetime, as CBS is bringing together all three FBI series for a special three-hour crossover event after a week-long hiatus. 

It comes as no surprise that this has been planned by the show creators, as “FBI” delivers 11.3 million viewers with live+35-day viewing, “FBI: Most Wanted” gets 9.6 million, and “FBI: International” delivers 9.1 million. In addition, while sports accounted for the bulk of Variety’s annual list of the top 100 primetime telecasts of the year, a few series made the mark, including “FBI” with seven episodes.

FBI Season 5: When will the season return with new episodes after hiatus?

Hence, we know for a fact that most of the fans of this exciting crime drama television series are wondering when the event will be broadcast. Then you’ve come to the right spot, as we’ve compiled all the necessary information to get a head start on the forthcoming episodes. So if you’re looking for information about the likely release date and plot, look no further! 

The special three-hour crossover event, “Imminent Threat,” will air on Tuesday, April 4, 2023, kicking off with “FBI: International” at 8 p.m., followed by “FBI” at 9 p.m., and “FBI: Most Wanted” at 10 p.m. The official synopsis states, “The FBI teams join forces to hunt down the fugitive terrorists who are getting closer to carrying out a plot to destroy a major New York landmark that would result in a large number of civilian casualties.”

The official Twitter handle also confirmed the news by posting a BTS clip with the stars making the awaited announcement, quoting, “3 TEAMS. 1 MISSION. 1 NIGHT. Join us for #TheFBIs Global Crossover Event – Tuesday, April 4th on #CBS and streaming on #ParamountPlus.It’s going to be EPIC!” Take a look at the official post below: 

FBI Crossover Event Plot

“As the FBIs continue to dominate on Tuesday nights, we are excited to reward our devoted fans with this special three-hour global crossover event that will bring these three heroic – and popular – teams together for a second time,” Eric Kim, executive vice president of programming for CBS Entertainment and CBS Studios, says in a statement. “Our April 4 crossover event will be a non-stop thrilling experience that will keep viewers engaged in ways that only Dick Wolf’s ‘FBI’ world can.”

Here are the official episode loglines of the crossover event episodes below: 

FBI: International: 8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT – “Imminent Threat – Part One”

When the abduction of an American architect in Rome appears to be connected to a brewing terror threat in New York City, FBI’s Jubal and Nina (Shantel VanSanten) join FBI: International’s Forrester (Luke Kleintank) and his Fly Team in Italy, as they work together to find the missing American and shed light on the terrorists’ U.S. target.

FBI: 9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT – “Imminent Threat – Part Two”

To aid Scola (John Boyd) in his undercover mission to find the terrorists believed to be behind the imminent attack in New York City, Maggie (Missy Peregrym) calls in Remy (Dylan McDermott), whose well-connected informant from a prior case may be key to moving the operation forward.

FBI: MOST WANTED: 10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT – “Imminent Threat – Part Three”

The clock’s ticking as the FBI and FBI: Most Wanted teams join forces to hunt down the fugitive terrorists as they get closer to carrying out a plot to destroy a major New York City landmark and cause devastating civilian casualties. 

The “FBI” series is produced by Wolf Entertainment and Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, in association with CBS Studios.​​When available, the episodes will air on CBS and later on Paramount Plus, just like the prior seasons. The viewers can also catch up with all the seasons on FuboTV. 

Moreover, all seasons of FBI are also available for renting or purchasing on Amazon Instant Video and Vudu, with a vast number of membership plans according to the preference of the users. Moreover, the series is also available to watch exclusively on CBS’s official website for free, where the episodes are published after they air on the TV channel.

Take a look at the official promo of the episode below:

FBI Global Crossover Event Teaser "Imminent Threat" (HD) FBI, FBI: International, FBI: Most Wanted

Catch up on previous episodes while you wait for the FBI Crossover Event to premiere on CBS.